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Prime Minister to hold Cabinet retreat in British Columbia

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced he will hold a Cabinet retreat in Nanaimo, British Columbia, from August 21 to 23. The retreat will be the first meeting of the new Cabinet before Parliament Read More

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Prime Minister highlights support for seniors in Prince Edward Island

The Government of Canada is working hard to give Canadian seniors the support they need, and the secure and dignified retirement they deserve. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today celebrated Prince Edward Island Old Home Read More

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Janet King

Education Ph.D, Geology, Queen’s UniversityMaster of Science, Geology, Queen’s UniversityBachelor of Science, Geology, University of Toronto Professional Experience Since July 2014President, Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency 2011 – 2014Assistant Deputy Minister, Northern Affairs Organization, Aboriginal Read More

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Anne Kelly

Education Master of Business Administration, Executive Program, University of OttawaMaster’s Program, Criminology, University of OttawaBachelor of Science, Biology, University of Ottawa Professional Experience Since February 2018Interim Commissioner, Correctional Service of Canada 2011 – 2018Senior Deputy Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the 35th anniversary of Black July

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the 35th anniversary of Black July: “On this day, we remember the victims of the 1983 anti-Tamil pogroms in Sri Lanka that took thousands Read More

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Yazmine Laroche

Education Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communications, Carleton University Professional Experience Since November 2013Associate Deputy Minister, Infrastructure and Communities, Infrastructure Canada 2009 – 2013Assistant Deputy Minister, Executive Policies and Talent Management, Office of the Chief Human Read More

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Alex Benay

Education Master of Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies, Athabasca University (currently completing)Bachelor of Arts, History, University of Ottawa Professional Experience Since March 2017Chief Information Officer of the Government of Canada, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat 2014 – Read More

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Prime Minister to host First Ministers’ Meeting

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will host a First Ministers’ Meeting (FMM) in the fall. At the FMM, First Ministers will discuss ways to build on Canada’s economic growth through diversifying Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President-elect Iván Duque of Colombia

Yesterday, the Prime Minister spoke by phone with the President-elect of Colombia, Iván Duque. Prime Minister Trudeau congratulated the President-elect on his electoral victory, and underlined the importance of strong and wide-reaching Canada-Colombia bilateral relations, Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Mia Mottley of Barbados

Yesterday, the Prime Minister spoke by phone with the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley. Prime Minister Trudeau stressed Canada’s ongoing commitment to supporting Caribbean countries, including Barbados, in building economic and climate resilience. In Read More

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